copying an icon

John R. Sowden jsowden at
Tue Jul 26 03:58:15 BST 2005

On Sunday 24 July 2005 17:42, James Richard Tyrer wrote:
> John R. Sowden wrote:
> > I want to use a particular icon (a terminal) to distinguish all of my DOS
> > programs, but this icon is not in any of the kde icon files.  How do I
> > copy an icon from a different program (it is currently on my desktop for
> > another program).
> Open the file on your desktop with a text editor and see what the name
> of the icon is.
> 	Icon=<icon_name>
> Then search "$KDEDIR/share/icons/<theme>/" to see if it is a global icon.
Thank you, it worked.  That was a Suse 8.0 icon.  It seems that icons are not 
carried forward with new versions, bummer.

John R. Sowden
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